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CUNY Brooklyn College
  • 4 Year
  • BROOKLYN, NY

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade C
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade A minus

editorial

Brooklyn College is an above-average public college located in Brooklyn, New York in the New York City Area. It is a big institution with an enrollment of 11,189 undergraduate students. Admissions is fairly competitive as the Brooklyn College acceptance rate is 45%. Popular majors include Business, Psychology, and Accounting. Graduating 54% of students, Brooklyn College alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $33,400.

About

2900 BEDFORD AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11210
Branch of
CUNY System
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About Brooklyn College...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
City University of New York Athletic Conference

CUNY Brooklyn College Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Brooklyn Admissions

Acceptance Rate
45%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
1040-1220
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$3,805 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,615 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
83%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
74%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 66 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 88 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 88 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    6%
  • On Campus
    93%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
11,189 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
3,781
Undergrads Over 25
17%
Pell Grant
65%
Varsity Athletes
1%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 58 responses
  • Fashionable, Diverse, somewhat reserved
    38%
  • Local New Yorkers
    24%
  • Avarage
    14%
  • Social and Accepting
    10%
  • Reserved
    7%
  • Outgoing
    3%
  • Depressed
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
54%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
87%
National
83%
79%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 52 responses

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